The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 72 90 80
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Permanent jobs citing Law 54 38 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.48% 1.78% 1.94%
As % of the General category 5.72% 3.51% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 47 19 29
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £45,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
Law
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

General Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
944 1083 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 43.34% 50.65% 40.59%
Number of salaries quoted 775 941 545
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Law across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Law
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Law across the Birmingham region.

Law Salary Trend in Birmingham

Law
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Law across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Law Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Law also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Law.

1 41 (41.41%) Legal
2 29 (29.29%) Workflow
3 28 (28.28%) ITIL
4 26 (26.26%) PRINCE2
4 26 (26.26%) SQL Server
4 26 (26.26%) Project Management
5 24 (24.24%) Service Management
5 24 (24.24%) Business Development
5 24 (24.24%) Transition Management
6 23 (23.23%) ITSM
6 23 (23.23%) ISEB
7 20 (20.20%) .NET
8 19 (19.19%) SQL
8 19 (19.19%) Windows
8 19 (19.19%) MS Excel
9 17 (17.17%) C#
9 17 (17.17%) Degree
10 15 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (15.15%) MS Office
10 15 (15.15%) Active Directory
11 14 (14.14%) VB.NET
12 13 (13.13%) Finance
13 12 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (11.11%) ASP.NET
15 10 (10.10%) Windows XP
16 9 (9.09%) Microsoft
16 9 (9.09%) VPN
16 9 (9.09%) Citrix
16 9 (9.09%) VMware
16 9 (9.09%) LexisNexis

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Law also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Law. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.07%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.03%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (1.01%) WorkSite
Applications
1 19 (19.19%) MS Excel
2 15 (15.15%) MS Office
3 6 (6.06%) MS Project
4 4 (4.04%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.01%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (1.01%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.09%) VPN
2 8 (8.08%) WAN
3 6 (6.06%) LAN
4 5 (5.05%) VLAN
4 5 (5.05%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.03%) NetScaler
5 3 (3.03%) Ethernet
5 3 (3.03%) SAN
5 3 (3.03%) MPLS
6 2 (2.02%) Firewall
6 2 (2.02%) Wireless
6 2 (2.02%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.01%) 3G
7 1 (1.01%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (26.26%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.01%) ProC
General
1 41 (41.41%) Legal
2 13 (13.13%) Finance
3 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.01%) Banking
3 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (31.31%) Developer
2 24 (24.24%) Transition Manager
3 21 (21.21%) Senior Manager
4 16 (16.16%) Service Manager
4 16 (16.16%) Service Transition Manager
5 14 (14.14%) Senior Service Manager
5 14 (14.14%) Analyst
6 11 (11.11%) SQL Developer
7 7 (7.07%) Case Management Developer
8 6 (6.06%) C# Developer
8 6 (6.06%) Project Coordinator
8 6 (6.06%) Coordinator
9 5 (5.05%) Business Analyst
9 5 (5.05%) DBA
9 5 (5.05%) .NET Developer
9 5 (5.05%) SQL DBA
9 5 (5.05%) Digital Producer
10 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (3.03%) IT Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.20%) .NET
2 11 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 8 (8.08%) HTML
4 7 (7.07%) WPF
4 7 (7.07%) XML
5 6 (6.06%) XSLT
5 6 (6.06%) WinForms
5 6 (6.06%) WCF
6 2 (2.02%) Silverlight
7 1 (1.01%) HTML5
7 1 (1.01%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.05%) Blackberry
1 5 (5.05%) Social Media
2 3 (3.03%) Client/Server
2 3 (3.03%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.03%) Replication
3 1 (1.01%) Economics
3 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.01%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.19%) Windows
2 10 (10.10%) Windows XP
3 8 (8.08%) Windows 7
4 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.02%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.29%) Workflow
2 28 (28.28%) ITIL
3 26 (26.26%) PRINCE2
3 26 (26.26%) Project Management
4 24 (24.24%) Service Management
4 24 (24.24%) Business Development
4 24 (24.24%) Transition Management
5 23 (23.23%) ITSM
6 7 (7.07%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (6.06%) E-Commerce
7 6 (6.06%) UML
7 6 (6.06%) OO
8 5 (5.05%) Content Management
8 5 (5.05%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (5.05%) Web Accessibility
9 4 (4.04%) Business Transformation
9 4 (4.04%) Document Management
9 4 (4.04%) Change Management
9 4 (4.04%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (3.03%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (19.19%) SQL
2 17 (17.17%) C#
3 14 (14.14%) VB.NET
4 7 (7.07%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.02%) PHP
6 1 (1.01%) VB
6 1 (1.01%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (23.23%) ISEB
2 17 (17.17%) Degree
3 3 (3.03%) MCSE
3 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.02%) CISA
4 2 (2.02%) CISM
4 2 (2.02%) MOS
4 2 (2.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.02%) IRCA
4 2 (2.02%) CCA
4 2 (2.02%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.01%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.02%) QA
System Software
1 15 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.07%) vSphere
3 5 (5.05%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (5.05%) XenApp
4 3 (3.03%) XenDesktop
4 3 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (3.03%) Backup Exec
1 3 (3.03%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 9 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 9 (9.09%) Citrix
1 9 (9.09%) VMware
1 9 (9.09%) LexisNexis
2 8 (8.08%) Cisco
3 5 (5.05%) HP
4 3 (3.03%) Kaspersky
4 3 (3.03%) NetApp
4 3 (3.03%) Symantec
5 2 (2.02%) Remedy
6 1 (1.01%) Apple
6 1 (1.01%) Sage
6 1 (1.01%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.01%) ProCurve
6 1 (1.01%) Interwoven
6 1 (1.01%) Adobe
6 1 (1.01%) SmartStream
6 1 (1.01%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.01%) Cognos
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